Choice Solutions Hosts Assessment Interoperability Framework October Meeting
A meeting of the nation´s leading education assessment and information management experts.
Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 05, 2012
Choice Solutions is proudly hosting October´s Assessment Interoperability Framework (AIF) meeting in Boston Massachusetts. This monthly gathering of national education organizations is focused on creating a cohesive group of assessment data standards and the associated rules for how data will move between the related systems that support assessment delivery/analysis within our nation´s education system. Driving the assessment component of the day´s discussions will be the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) and the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC). Representing data movement and interoperability with be both the SIF Association (SIFA) and IMS Global Learning Consortium (IMSGLC). With leaders that serve as the Chair of the SIFA Technical Board and more than a decade of experience in managing education data at the national, state and district levels, Choice will bring a wealth of education information interoperability expertise to the table. Other key organizations supporting these efforts to develop the AIF include the Gates Foundation, USED Office of Technology, and several leaders from the nation´s most prominent assessment publishers.
About Choice Solutions
Choice Solutions is an end-to-end global Enterprise IT Service and Solutions provider with a proud tradition of helping educational entities build better citizens for tomorrow. Founded with a vision of partnering state and local agencies, Choice offers a holistic approach to moving and delivering Education information and services to the proper stakeholders. With a portfolio of trusted and quality solutions, Choice has the privilege of serving many government organizations, including 15 state Departments of Education and numerous districts, regional education centers, and privately run agencies.
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